Category Archives: Events & Announcements!

STAN LEE CELEBRATION!!!

Saturday, December 29th from 11am to 8pm The great Stan Lee passed away recently, and we’re still saddened by the loss. His birthday would have been on Friday, December 28th, and we’re setting aside a day to honor his life and his influence on our world!!! And, Once Upon a Deadpool is in theaters now, […]

VERSUS SYSTEM 2PCG TOURNAMENT 1/13/19!!!

Sunday, January 13 from 12:30pm to 4pm This event will start at 1pm. Please arrive by 12:30 to register and get pairings done. $5 entry fee, and all players get a foil card! RULES! You must use a Photographic Universe deck. During this Format you can use cards from the following expansions: MCU Battles MCU […]

Black Panther Day 12/8/18 photo album!

THE HOLIDAYS ARE HERE – AND EC IS COMING TO THE RESCUE!!!

Of course, you know that EC is the place to find the most personable gifts ever, and this year is no different!!! Plus, we’re here to make things easier by giving you the tools you need to make gift-giving simple, and hassle-free!!! Our EC Team Members are extremely knowledgeable and helpful when it comes to […]

SPIDER-VERSE DAY 12/15/18!!!

Saturday, December 15th from 11am to 8pm Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse swings into theaters on Thursday, Dec. 13th, introducing Miles Morales and a plethora of Spideys to audiences everywhere… and EC is ready to get the party started!!! On Saturday, December 15th, The FIRST 100 Guests at 11am will receive THEIR CHOICE of a FREE […]

EC BOOK CLUB – BLANKETS BY CRAIG THOMPSON!!!

Wednesday, January 2nd from 6:30 to 7:30 pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST WEDNESDAY of the month from 6:30-7:30 pm, in “The Hub” at the center of the store, to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics 101” slideshow giving some historical, artistic, or social background […]

EC in-store Gift Registry!

Take the hassle out of gift giving & getting! Here’s how it works: Write down anything you want as a gift that’s available at EC! We keep this list. Tell all your friends and family that you’re registered at EC! You’re already done! When your friends and family come to the store, all they have […]

BLACK PANTHER DAY 12/8/18!!!

Saturday, December 8th from 11am to 8pm Black Panther’s greatest villain, Killmonger, gets his own Marvel Comics series, and it will be available on EC’s New Comics Wall on Wednesday, Dec. 5th!!! To celebrate, we’re bringing back T’Challa himself, as he stops by to help our Guests improve their warrior skills!!! On Saturday, December 8th, […]

GAMING IN DECEMBER 2018 AT EC!

Every Wednesday from 6 – 8pm, EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play, where our friendly and patient friends from All Things Nerdy will teach you the game and answer your questions! Then you can join us for Open Play of the featured game, or any of […]

EC’S ANNUAL “SUPERMAN SANTA” EVENT 2018!!!

Saturday, December 1st from 11am to 8pm Santa’s awfully busy this time of year, so once again, EC is going to help by asking our friend SUPERMAN to deliver your wishlists to Santa, so he can get the jump on the holiday rush!!! And, YOU could be given the FIRST gift of the season THAT […]

GET POP!S BEFORE THEY’RE GONE!!!

Collecting Funko Pop!s, Mystery Minis and other collectibles can be challenging, to say the least!!! We’ve all had the displeasure of running all over town trying to find specific Pop!s, only to miss them entirely!!! Your friends at EC are here to help put the “fun” back into collecting Funkos!!! Join our EXCLUSIVE Facebook group, […]

STOCKING STUFFER & SMALL GIFT IDEAS THIS 2018 HOLIDAY SEASON!!!

During the Holiday Season, there are always those little invites that come unexpectedly, office gift swaps, last minute party guests, and the need for stocking stuffers!!! If you need a small gift that says something big about the way you feel, EC has you covered!!! We’ve got great gifts that have that personal touch, and […]

BLACK FRIDAY SALE & FALL FESTIVAL 2018!!!

Friday, November 23rd through Monday, November 26th The Holiday Shopping Season is officially underway, and your friends at EC want to make it as fun as possible!!! Not only can you get the BEST gifts for the most hard-to-shop-for people on your list, but you can avoid the crowds at the mall and Big Box […]

ANT-MAN & WASP RAFFLE!!!

Wednesday, November 21st from 11am to 8pm On Wed., November 21st, ALL GUESTS, ALL DAY, can enter our FREE RAFFLE for a chance to win* a copy of ANT-MAN AND WASP TP LOST FOUND BY MARK WAID!!! The winner will be called on Thursday, Nov. 22nd! * Winners do not need to be present to […]

Firefly #1 EC Exclusive Variant by Adam Riches!!!

We are proud to announce our newest EC EXCLUSIVE comic book variant, on sale November 14th!!! On Wed., Nov. 14th, artist ADAM RICHES of The Art of Adam Riches will be here to sign our EXCLUSIVE Firefly #1 EMERALD CITY COMICS VARIANT COVER from BOOM! Studios!!! Adam will be here from 6-8pm, and signatures are […]

Recommendations for New Books & Comics expected JANUARY 2019!

Here are the comics and graphic novels that caught our attention in this month’s Previews! To ensure that you get these books when they arrive, please call the store at 727-398-2665, or email our Books & New Comics Merchant at comics@emeraldcitycomics.com, to reserve a copy! From the Previews Catalog #362, NOVEMBER 2018 (for books arriving […]

LOCAL COMIC SHOP DAY 2018!!!

Saturday, November 17th from 11am to 8pm Local Comic Shop Day, the day celebrating the independent spirit of local comic book specialty shops, returns for its fourth annual event Saturday, November 17, 2018, and EC is a proud participant!!! Join us for a day of fun, prizes, special purchases and special guests, as we celebrate […]

EC BOOK CLUB – BLACK HAMMER TP VOL 01: SECRET ORIGINS!!!

Wednesday, December 5th from 6:30 to 7:30 pm The Emerald City Book Club meets the FIRST WEDNESDAY of the month from 6:30-7:30 pm, in “The Hub” at the center of the store, to chat about the featured book. We usually begin each meeting with a “Comics 101” slideshow giving some historical, artistic, or social background […]

STAR WARS DESTINY: ACROSS THE GALAXY LAUNCH PARTY!

Saturday, November 10th from 2pm to 6pm Join us Saturday, November 10th for our Star Wars Destiny: Across the Galaxy Launch Party! From 2pm to 6pm, Guests can join other fellow Star Wars Destiny players in a open play event to try out some new decks and see what the new set has in store! […]

GAMING IN NOVEMBER 2018 AT EC!

Every Wednesday from 6 – 8pm, EC and All Things Nerdy host “EC Game Night” where you can Learn & Play, where our friendly and patient friends from All Things Nerdy will teach you the game and answer your questions! Then you can join us for Open Play of the featured game, or any of […]